El Niño

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1. Which of these are true

  • There is no effect on New Zealand, Australia and India
  • Rainfall is decreased in New Zealand, Australia and India during El Niño
  • Rainfall is increased in New Zealand, Australia and India during El Niño
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2. Which of these are false?

  • Weak trade winds cause westward flow
  • Weak trade winds cause eastward flow

3. In South America, El Niño causes....

  • Low air pressure
  • Tornadoes
  • High air pressure
  • No air pressure

4. What happens in California during El Niño?

  • Fishing is effected due to warm water moving east
  • Fishing is effected due to cold water moving east

5. What happens in Australia during El Niño?

  • Snow, ice and frost
  • Heavy rainfall and flooding
  • An increase in wildfires and droughts
  • Thunderstorms, lightning and hurricanes

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